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Aug 29, 2014 11:15 AM ET // Anna Salleh, ABC Science Online
Next time you plant the garlic that's sprouted in your kitchen cupboard you could be contributing to the spread of exotic viruses.
Aug 14, 2014 12:45 AM ET // Paul Heltzel
Bamboo -- technically a grass not a tree -- grows fast, captures carbon and can be made into pale ale.
Aug 14, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Parasitic plants and their hosts may use genetic information as a language. Continue reading →
Aug 6, 2014 01:01 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Forests are increasingly endangered by problems such as massive wildfires and outbreaks of destructive pests, which are intensifying as the result of climate change. Continue reading →
Jul 19, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The invasive species native to Japan and the Korean peninsula is no friend to forests or gardeners.
May 31, 2014 05:30 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Ghostly and blue-green, a phytoplankton bloom meanders across the North Sea in new satellite imagery.
May 21, 2014 08:40 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
In the latest attempt to explain the cause of these circular patches, a group of researchers turned to aerial images.
May 20, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Rachel Sussman spent a decade traveling to remote locations around the world to photograph continuously living organisms that are 2,000 years old and older.
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